COMFORTABLY SLEEPING 20 PEOPLE - An ideal holiday option for large family or friendship groups seeking a step out of the rat race and opportunity to enjoy all that Halls Gap and the Grampians region have to offer.
Jinchilla Farm & Lodge is a unique Halls Gap property set on 17 acres of private land nestled within the stunning surrounds of the Grampians. Jinchilla comprises two houses situated 100m apart; the Lodge sleeps 7 & the Farmhouse sleeps 13. We have a rollaway bed and sofa bed in addition to the existing set up.
Rates are for the exclusive rental of the whole property with no additional charges. We're family and pet friendly too.
As outlined, there are two houses on the property situated 100m apart: the Farmhouse and the Lodge.
The Farmhouse is a 4 bedroom double storey home sleeping 13 13 beds.
Upstairs is a parent's retreat with 3 beds queen + 2 singles including five squares of living encompassing an ensuite with spa bath and toilet and an open lounge area. A perfect area to sit and admire the stunning views whilst spotting shooting stars through the telescope at night.
There are three more bedrooms downstairs; Bedroom 1 queen bottom bunk and single top, Bedroom 2 2 sets of bunks and Bedroom 3 queen room with access to bathroom. The bathroom is also accessible from the main hall and includes a shower and bath.
The lounge room is spacious and cosy with a wood fire heater. We have a separate and fully equipped kitchen and dining area too with a new dishwasher. The Farmhouse has a large laundry with new washing machine and a dryer, plus a separate toilet downstairs. There are 3 toilets in the farmhouse.
Outside is an undercover outdoor area with BBQ facilities, outdoor furniture catering for large groups, a trampoline, dartboard, table tennis table and basketball ring. There is plenty of space for backyard cricket or footy.
Lodge: 2 bedroom cottage with a main double bedroom and a second bedroom sleeping 5. The lodge comprises a comfortable lounge area with a wood fire, kitchen and dining with all amenities, laundry, bathroom with bath & shower and separate toilet. The front porch is undercover with new BBQ facilities and is a perfect spot to enjoy a wine whilst admiring the scenery. The lodge has a fully fenced outside area to contain both little people & pets.
Both have heating and cooling.
There are two dams unfenced on the property - you may want to try your luck at fishing and can use the canoes or bring your own and spend the afternoon on the water. It goes without saying that all children must be supervised by their parents when around the water. We also have 10 bikes for our guests to use so take them out and cycle around the property and local area if you feel energetic.
We border a tree farm and large rural properties so you will be guaranteed a peaceful and private stay.
Jinchilla is a family friendly property with portacots, high chairs and strollers available along with DVDs, books, toys and games. Pets must be well behaved as Jinchilla is home to an abundance of wildlife kangaroos, emus, echidnas, rabbits, birdlife and our neighbours keep cattle, sheep and horses.
We supply all linen via a linen company along with doonas & covers, pillows & pillow cases, tea towels, bath towels and extra blankets. Basic provisions such as coffee, tea, sugar, cleaning products and washing powder are provided and guests are welcome to use whatever is in the pantry at the time.
Jinchilla Farm & Lodge is across the road from the Halls Gap Zoo and 900m to Halls Gap Estate - Fallen Giants Winery. Something for both parents and kids We're down the road from Red Rock Olive Cafe and just a short drive into Halls Gap village 3 minutes where you have a grocery store, pharmacy, restaurants, cafes and pubs., along with all tourist attractions. Pomonal, Lake Fyans and Lake Beffield are also very closely located.
Jinchilla is the perfect place for large family and friendship groups wanting to get away from the hustle and bustle. It's a place where you can relax, enjoy the outdoors and be amongst nature - kids can be outside, spotting kangaroos and off gadgets. Whether it's marshmallows by the fire in winter or enjoying watersports at Lake Fyans in the summer, Halls Gap is a great option all year round. Jinchilla makes an awesome base for exploring the Grampians and waterfalls, rock climbing and bush walking with the local area catering beautifully for all ages.
Situated in a peaceful and picturesque setting and with nature and wildlife in abundance, come and enjoy Jinchilla where you can do as much or as little as you like.
Please note that the Farmhouse 222989 and Lodge 222990 can also be rented out individually. Please contact us with any questions or enquiries as we would be more than happy to help.